Oct 28, 2012 6:30pm PDT
sugerman shows us what the fall classic meanst tot city and its people and -- to the city and its people and has the mood changed too? >> reporter: well, nothing like a home team home run and the first lead of the entire series for detroit. to get fans excited and yes, i heard some loud yelling from the stadium which i hasn't heard in the last -- hadn't heard in the last couple can of days, the region -- couple of days. the region really needs a boost. the following is a tale of two cities. and of how both are trying to ride on a tigers' tale. first, some good news. some detroit real estate is up over 100% this year. >> between 25 and 30. thousand. >> reporter: a similar home like david larson's fixer upper would have cost $10,000 at the beginning of the year. >> this is just detroit. this is all we've ever known. >> detroit has lost the equivalent of one and a half san franciscos. >> reporter: native bill mcgraw who runs the website deadlinedetroit gave us a tour of his city that in fact has lost two-thirds of its population. >> that's really why there's all this vacant lots and empty b
Sep 30, 2012 6:30pm PDT
the products that we use f. we don't know their plans we can not adapt to them in a timely fashion. you can have to keep current not just on old stuff. oracle makes software that does credit card to airline and hotel reservations, oracle world runs through thursday. >>> another ban, not just grocery shoppers who will byob. >>> walking for a cause while making a point. why a grass-roots vo: for years, sacramento politicians have chopped away funds for our schools. today, we're forty-seventh out of fifty in per-pupil funding. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. >>> attention san francisco shoppers, bring your own bag or it will cost you. starting tomorrow a citywide ordinance banning the use of plastic bags will go into effect for all retail stores. currently the ban only effects large
Oct 21, 2012 6:30pm PDT
to pedros and eat them? >> yes. tell us,get there? >> two doors down on the right. >> okay, we're there. >> top of the 6th, 8 strike outs, giants are leading 5-0. no kidding a a new rallying cry, thank you. >>> well, work on the san mateo bridge is way ahead schedule. that is good news for drivers in more ways than one. it is closed for repairs. the bridge shutdown on friday night. it is expected toy reopen tomorrow in time -- to reopen tomorrow in time for the morning commute. crews are so efficient they will not need to close the bridge again next weekend as they had planned. they are replacing 60 feet of road deck to make the span safer in a earthquake and they are replacing a joint that developed a crack in it two years ago and >>> this is a live look at the bay bridge toll plaza. one of the alternate routes around the bridge. so going all day long. more of the same at this hour. to avoid the traffic messes, headed to our web sight, cbssf.com -- web site cbssf.com. >>> bizarre events that end up with the police shooting a suspect. two men were arguing trying to burp down their home.
Oct 14, 2012 6:30pm PDT
'd look out for all of us. >> literally just came to town to see the opera. and the cardinals happen today win their fifth -- happened to win their fifth game and we got tickets. >> reporter: i don't know how many people have told me that story. opera then ball game. what are tickets going for today? >> i don't know. >> what's your price range sir? >> reporter: give me the range. >> the bleachers is $150. >> only a $55? >> yeah but that's season ticket holder. >> now we're going to the giants game. >> reporter: you went to both games. >> both games. >> reporter: what are you dropping today? how much money you spending? >> about $800 in tickets close. and whatever we spent out there. >> reporter: $1,000. >> easy. >> reporter: $1,000. >> yeah. so what's the price of hanging out with your son during the day right? like the commercial says. >> peanuts, corn nuts, sodas $1. >> reporter: better get your bargains while you can. just in the time that it took to tell that story, all right, the giants gave up another couple of runs. but again, as we've learned, anything is possible in this series. a
Oct 7, 2012 6:30pm PDT
transit hit record numbers. ann shows us with parking as high as $80 in the city, people were leaving the car at home. >> would you have even thought of driving into the city today? >> no, not at all. >> most people heard the advice, don't drive to san francisco this weekend. >> every newspaper, every television station, yes, we heard them all. >> from channel 5 matter of fact. >> hundreds of thousands opted for bart. the old record was under 288,000 set in 2007 when the bay bridge was closed. the average for saturdays this year 202,000. >> more money for us to reinvest in the system. new train cars, repairing the system we already have. speaking of money, that's another reason to stay out of the car. >> for gas reasons, for the price of the gas. >> also hitting new record highs this weekend in california. what better time to take cal train. >> going to be safe. >> others traded traffic for a boat. >> we said let's just relax on the ferry boat and have a great time. >> those who drove paid a premium. many car lots jacked up the prices for the weekend. >> $30. >> are you glad you didn'